Job Description

Join Accenture and drive innovation for leading organizations and communities around the world. The way we innovate, co-create, and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture and imagine, invent, and apply the newest methods and technologies now.              
 
An engaged, skilled, and motivated workforce is essential to business growth. Accenture’s Talent and Organization practice offers a comprehensive, analytics-based approach. We collaborate with clients to dramatically improve performance through integrated Future Workforce, Workforce Experience & HR, and Agile Organization services.
 
Talent & Organization helps clients create, lead, and manage the workforce of the future by:
  • Driving growth through improving performance of people
  • Building and expanding leadership capabilities at scale
  • Creating compelling digital employee experiences
  • Improving pace, certainty and outcomes through analytics and insights
 
Accenture’s Workforce Experience & HR offering helps clients create HR organizations, processes and practices that deliver measurable improvements in the performance of people and the organization. Workforce Experience & HR professionals provide knowledge and experience that help today's companies blueprint their HR strategy and operating model and support the planning, design, and deployment activities required to achieve broad HR transformational changes across the enterprise. Accenture provides methods, tools, and accelerators founded in best in class thought leadership to help our client’s structure, launch, and implement the large-scale transformation programs which drives HR effectiveness and improves workforce performance. 
 
By leveraging Accenture, our clients can take advantage of the following world-class consulting capabilities:
  • Employee Experience Lifecycle
  • Human Centered Design for Moments that Matter
  • People Insights and Performance
  • HR Strategy
  • Digital HR & Workday/SuccessFactors/Oracle
  • HR Operating Model and Capabilities
  • HR Service Model & Strategy Design
 
Your Role
This Consultant role is aligned to our Products Operating Group. Learn more about the solutions we are providing to clients in these industry areas at:  https://www.accenture.com/us-en/industries-index
 
As a Consultant within Accenture’s Talent Organization practice focused on Talent Management Future Workforce will have the following responsibilities Quickly develop agile, iterative strategies for implementing project work, opportunities and/or recommendations with guidance from their Accenture supervisor.  Constantly bring new tools, ideas, and thought leadership to client.  Manage small, virtual, global, diverse teams.  Contribute to enabling the client to harness the power of the liquid workforce.  Develop trusted relationships with key decisionmakers across client and Accenture organizations Use considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems. Articulate program value propositions in a way that is creative and inspiring.

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 3 years of external consulting experience or other relevant experience related to successful delivery of Workforce solutions
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in one or more of the following HR processes Talent Strategy, Strategic Workforce Planning, Job Design, Liquid Workforce, Talent Sourcing Strategy, Capability Talent Assessment, Rapid Workforce Reskilling, or Digital Learning
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in 2 or more of the following activities
    • Talent Strategy Deliver a Talent Strategy that addresses the clients unique and evolving business challenges with guidance Effectively leverage direct Accenture supervisor to cocreate a strategy for Digital Function
    • Job Design AIML Robotics Organization and/or Job Design
    • Build job descriptions to support client strategy and new ways of working
    • Digital Capabilities Build a capabilities and talent assessment function that can anticipate skills gaps
    • Implement a digital learning strategy to keep the workforce current on relevant skills and knowledge
  • Bachelor’s Degree
 
Professional Qualifications
 
Preferred Skills
  • Prior external consulting experience
  • Knowledge of innovative work styles such as Design Thinking or similar methods for driving creative thought
  • Capable storyteller and compelling communicator
  • Project management experience, including project plan development and measurement
  • Excellent leadership and management skills
  • Experience as part of a thriving virtual team
  • Understanding of industry/workforce trends and drivers for Resources clients (Energy, Chemicals, Natural Resources, Utilities)
  • Understanding of program design, development and administration of HR processes
  • Design and implementation experience with HR ERP (Oracle, SAP, Peoplesoft, Workday, SuccessFactors etc.)
  • Experience with digital tools such as HR Automation, Future Workforce Design and Analytics
 

 

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

 

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

 

Accenture is a federal contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

 

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

 

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Locations

CT - Hartford,MA - Boston,NJ - Florham Park,NY - New York,PA - Philadelphia

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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